Exposure to non-arsenic pesticides is associated with lymphoma among farmers in Spain.

@article{Balen2006ExposureTN,
  title={Exposure to non-arsenic pesticides is associated with lymphoma among farmers in Spain.},
  author={E van Balen and Rebeca Font and N{\'u}ria Cavall{\'e} and Llorenç Font and Mercedes Garc{\'i}a-Villanueva and Yolanda Benavente and Paul Brennan and Silvia de Sanjos{\'e}},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={63 10},
  pages={663-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the risk of lymphoma among farmers in Spain. METHODS This is a multicentre case control study conducted in Spain. Cases were subjects diagnosed with lymphoma according to the World Health Organization (WHO) classification in four hospitals between 1998-2002. Hospital controls were frequency matched to the cases by sex, age, and centre. All subjects were interviewed about jobs ever held in lifetime for at least one year and the exposures in those jobs were recorded. The… CONTINUE READING